French and Francophone Studies
The concentration in French and Francophone Studies is committed to
the pursuit of an interdisciplinary, linguistically rigorous, and
textually informed understanding of French and Francophone literatures
and cultures. Concentrators engage actively through their coursework
with a wide range of texts and critical perspectives, pertaining to
multiple literary genres, media, and contexts. They have opportunities
to study different periods of French history as well as Francophone
cultures beyond France.
By the time they graduate, concentrators will have learned to read with
knowledge and nuance and produced a varied body of critical work in
Here's what concentrators from the classes of 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015, reported they were doing in their first year after graduation.
- Legal Assistant (International Arbitration), White & Case LLP
- Tufts Friedman School, Simmons College, MS, Masters in Nutrition Communication and Behavior Change; Didactic Program in Dietetics
- University of Cyprus, MA, Education